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Review: 'Resurrection' brings back the dead but can lose track of them
Review: 'Resurrection' brings back the dead but can lose track of them

If you missed the French series "The Returned" on Sundance Channel last year, or if it was just too opaque/mood-soaked/subtitled (i.e. French) for you, ABC now offers "Resurrection," a brighter if not bolder and certainly faster-paced (i.e. American) version of a world in which the dead begin returning to the ones they left behind. Based on the Jason Mott novel "The Returned," the series opens gorgeously enough with a young boy (Landon Gimenez) waking up in a rice paddy in China. Strangely taciturn, he knows his name is Jacob and that his hometown is Arcadia, Mo., but has no idea how he got to China. When immigration officer Martin Bellamy...

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